Modest SSW Swell, NNW Fading Today

June 2, 2017, 1:45 AM HST · Updated June 1, 8:46 PM
Meteorologist Malika Dudley · 0 Comments
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Alerts (as of 1:00 a.m.)

Small Craft Advisory: Through 6 a.m. Sunday. East winds are expected to increase to 20 to 25 knots.

Check our breaking news section for any urgent weather alerts or updates to the weather alerts listed above.

**Click directly on the images below to make them larger. Charts include: Maui County projected winds, tides, swell direction & period and expected wave heights.**

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    North: Surf heights are expected to be knee/thigh high today. Some spots will be flat.

    West: Surf heights are expected to be mainly knee/waist high today with the good spots getting up to chest high on the sets.

    South: Surf heights are expected to be mainly knee/waist high today with the good spots getting up to chest high on the sets.

    No significant swells are expected this week out of the south but some background swell will keep conditions from being completely flat. A modest new pulse of south-southwest filled in yesterday, with another small pulse expected for the weekend.

    Trade winds are picking back up and east swell will rise as a result. Small Craft Advisory conditions are occurring in our coastal waters.

    Leftovers of old north-northwest swell is fading through the rest of the work week becoming pretty flat by the weekend.

    Keep in mind, surf heights are measured on the face of the wave from trough to crest. Heights vary from beach to beach, and at the same beach, from break to break.  

    **Click here for your detailed Maui County weather report.**

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    Meteorologist Malika Dudley
    Malika was born and raised in Hilo. She began her career in news at KGMB9 in 2007. As a part of the Hawaii News Now weather team, Malika was nominated for two Emmy Awards for excellence in weather reporting and won the prestigious Edward R. Murrow Journalism Award for her reporting on Hawaii’s tsunami damage in 2011. In 2019, Malika was recognized by the Society of Professional Journalists Hawaii Chapter in the category of Science Reporting for her Big Island Now news report on what was happening beneath the sea surface at the ocean entry of the Puna lava flow.  

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